ECO-friendly shuttle tankers secure financing of innovative new VOC technology developed in Norway

ECO-friendly shuttle tankers secure financing of innovative new VOC technology developed in Norway

Teekay Offshore has secured long-term financing from the Norwegian Government for four new shuttle tankers being built at Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) in South Korea. The shuttle tankers are all equipped with a new …
May 22, 2019 /  Vessels
Long-term Wärtsilä Service Agreements support optimal performance for LNG Carriers

Long-term Wärtsilä Service Agreements support optimal performance for LNG Carriers

The technology group Wärtsilä has signed long-term service agreements for four Japanese owned LNG Carriers. Wärtsilä’s Dynamic Maintenance Planning (DMP) proposition with performance guarantees …
May 21, 2019 /  Vessels
40 Wärtsilä 20DF engines will power China’s first fleet of LNG fuelled PSVs

40 Wärtsilä 20DF engines will power China’s first fleet of LNG fuelled PSVs

The technology group Wärtsilä has won the contract to supply 40 generating sets for 12 new LNG fuelled platform supply vessels (PSV), the first such vessels to be built for a Chinese owner. The multiple …
May 13, 2019 /  Vessels
Wärtsilä becomes first Ballast Water Management System supplier to be granted dual technology USCG Type Approval

Wärtsilä becomes first Ballast Water Management System supplier to be granted dual technology USCG Type Approval

The technology group Wärtsilä’s Aquarius UV Ballast Water Management System (BWMS) has been granted US Coastguard (USCG) Type Approval. With the company’s other BWMS technology, the …
May 7, 2019 /  Vessels
Wärtsilä strengthens its UK service support with the acquisition of Ships Electronic Services Ltd

Wärtsilä strengthens its UK service support with the acquisition of Ships Electronic Services Ltd

The technology group Wärtsilä strengthens its service offering by acquiring Ships Electronic Services Ltd (SES), a UK based company specializing in navigation and communication electronics, installation, …
May 3, 2019 /  Vessels
Wärtsilä Fleet Operations solution to increase safety and efficiency in sensitive Arctic waters

Wärtsilä Fleet Operations solution to increase safety and efficiency in sensitive Arctic waters

The technology group Wärtsilä has been contracted by Sovcomflot, Russia’s largest shipping company, to roll out a Wärtsilä Fleet Operations solution for Sovcomflot’s fleet of Arctic …
May 2, 2019 /  Vessels
Advantages of new Wärtsilä Waterjets recognised with immediate order for high-speed ferry

Advantages of new Wärtsilä Waterjets recognised with immediate order for high-speed ferry

The Wärtsilä WXJ series of modular waterjets, recently introduced by the technology group Wärtsilä, has quickly been selected for its first installation. A new 100 metres long, wave-piercing catamaran …
Apr 24, 2019 /  Curious
Maersk Supply Service To Install Onboard Energy Advisory System

Maersk Supply Service To Install Onboard Energy Advisory System

On 4 April 2019, Maersk Supply Service signed a contract with Eniram, a Wartsila company, to install an Energy Advisory System on its vessels. The system will use high-quality data to optimise operations and save fuel in …
Apr 12, 2019 /  Curious
Wärtsilä Transverse Thrusters the preferred choice for cruise ships

Wärtsilä Transverse Thrusters the preferred choice for cruise ships

During the past year, the technology group Wärtsilä has received orders to supply more than sixty of its transverse thrusters for twelve new cruise ships being built in four shipyards on behalf of six different …
Apr 11, 2019 /  Curious
New ground-breaking Wärtsilä high-resolution radar increases safety in busy ports

New ground-breaking Wärtsilä high-resolution radar increases safety in busy ports

The technology group Wärtsilä has launched its RS24 high-resolution radar, the world’s first commercially available K-band maritime radar. By detecting far smaller objects and at a much higher radar …
Apr 9, 2019 /  Vessels